Groothoek Kloof is located in the Hex river mountains. It’s a 2 day kloofing trip, with a compact sleeping area in the kloof.
Julia Chen on the first female ascent of “Hypoxia” 29 at Supertubes in Montagu.
Climbing and parenting: a balance between hanging on and letting go.
Filmed in the sumer of 2011 this film follows Neil Gresham, one of the UK’s most prominent all round professional rock climbers, as he embarks on one of the most challenging routes of his career, ‘Hydrotherapy’.
The Russian attempt on the first winter ascent of K2 was abandoned today, when Vitaly Gorelik died of heart failure in Base Camp.
Nalle Hukkataival has sent his project in Fontainebleau
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Climbing efficiently is all about good footwork. Use your feet well by placing them softly and quietly on footholds, make small steps, and use your legs to push and you will get up a lot of hard routes.
Please be aware that there appears to be a hideout on Mowbray Ridge just above blockhouse, Devil’s Peak…
The South West peninsula of England sticks out into the Atlantic; a rocky spur on the boot shaped island, hewn by the wind and waves that race in from the ocean. This tiny rural corner of a small country houses a diversity of climbing equal to any in the world.
Life in Base Camp is a big part of acclimatization. Recharging and recuperating is key in the success of an expedition.